Cauliflower Jig (The)
X:1 T:Cauliflower Jig, The M:6/8 L:1/8 R:Jig S:Stanford/Petrie - Complete Collection, No. 963 (1905) Z:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:Ddor A2d cAG|EDE GED|EDE G2A|G2A GED|A2d cAG| EDE GED|Add dcd|edd d3||faf ege|(d/e/f)d cAG| EDE G2A|G2A GED|faf ege|d/e/fd cAG|Add dcd|edd d3||
CAULIFLOWER JIG, THE. Irish, Jig. D Dorian (Stanford/Petrie): D Major (Shields/Goodman). Standard tuning (fiddle). AB (Stanford/Petrie): AABB (Shields/Goodman). The earliest appearance of the tune is in Church of Ireland cleric James Goodman's mid-19th century manuscripts. Goodman (1828-1896) was an uilleann piper and an Irish speaker who collected locally in County Cork and elsewhere in Munster.